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UFC reaching point where too many fighters want 'next'

Demian Maia believes he should have earned a welterweight title shot with his victory over Matt Brown a couple weeks back and he’ll continue calling “next” as long as his winning streak remains intact. 946 more words


Maia hoped for UFC 'change of mind' with Woodley, will stay ready to fill in for title shot

At this past weekend’s UFC 198, Demian Maia used his illustrious grappling chops to take striker Matt Brown to the ground repeatedly, drowning him in a relentless sea of arms and legs to earn yet another… 1,118 more words


Matt Brown: 'Most would agree' Tyron Woodley doesn't deserve UFC 201 title fight

Matt Brown says the UFC welterweight division has plenty of title-ready contenders. He just doesn’t think Tyron Woodley is one of them.

Despite Woodley (15-3 MMA, 5-2 UFC) recently being… 608 more words


Robbie Lawler vs. Tyron Woodley official for UFC 201 headliner in Atlanta

The welterweight title is officially up for grabs at July’s UFC 201 event.

Reigning champion Robbie Lawler (27-10 MMA, 12-4 UFC) will meet challenger Tyron Woodley (15-3 MMA, 5-2 UFC), officials today announced. 221 more words


Demian Maia believes UFC 198 win makes him welterweight's most deserving title challenger

CURITIBA, Brazil – Demian Maia’s first shot at a UFC title did not go smoothly. The Brazilian jiu-jitsu expert lost a wide decision to then-middleweight champ Anderson Silva at UFC 112. 399 more words


Robbie Lawler vs. Tyron Woodley welterweight title fight targeted for UFC 201 in Atlanta

The UFC is heading back to Atlanta for the first time in more than four years, and it looks like the welterweight title will be on the line in the main event. 387 more words